Statewide Independent Living Council (SILC) Designated State Unit (DSU)
Those who will implement the SPIL: Centers for Independent Living (CILs) Others?
Those who will be affected by the SPIL People with disabilities in your state Statewide network of CILs Others?
Cooperation/Coordination Entities State agencies represented on the SILC Other Councils for pwds Other public & private entities determined to be appropriate by the SILC Chapter 2 Program
Other service providers for pwds Unserved/underserved populations
Include on SPIL development team Invite to required public meetings (during formulation of SPIL and during review of Draft SPIL) Include in focus groups, forums, facilitated discussions, etc.
Include Partners in: Formulation of vision for IL in your state Gathering input for SPIL Development of SPIL & decision-making Gathering feedback on Draft SPIL Responding to feedback received
Include Key Partners on SPIL Development Team SILC DSU CILs
All partners on the SPIL Development Team are equal: In discussions In formulation In decisions
Spend time on the Vision Use a facilitator if needed Respect each other Make sure everyone has the opportunity to be heard Negotiate Be willing to compromise